I Am His {Thankful Thursdays}

Think about to whom you belong. While most of us will think about our family, Christians can say we belong to Jesus, I am thankful I belong to Him. I am thankful I am His.


We all know the excitement that is on the face of a child when they are given something to be their own. As long as that child is encouraged to love and care of that item, they will do it. They will be excited to tell people that it belongs to them. I can only imagine the excitement Jesus must have felt when He was given me; to be able to pray for me. It’s nice to know others are praying for me, but to know Jesus, Himself is praying for me – amazing!

In John chapter 17 we find the Prayer of Intercession. This is the true Lord’s Prayer, not the model prayer found in Matthew 6:9-13. In verse 9 of the Prayer of Intercession, we read, I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are mine. When I think about those words there is a lot of comfort found there - Jesus prays for us, He considers us His own, He has not left us in the world to survive on our own.

You and I both can say, I am His.


  1. Hello Lori, thanks for the Linkup today.
    Thanks for the scripture. I am grateful I Am His!

    God Bless Lori

  2. Amen Lori, so thankful that His blood purchased me! BTW, I linked up! Super excited!

  3. thankful I'm saved for 48 yrs, Jesus has prayed for me all this time.Thank you Lori for taking time out of your busy schedule to do Thankful Thursday!

  4. You're welcome, thank you for visiting.

  5. YAY! I'm glad you're back home and blogging again. Thanks for visiting and linking up.

  6. You are welcome and thank you for reading, Ifeoma.

  7. Hi Lori :-) It IS such a comforting and encouraging thought to know He is praying for us! I'm so thankful for Jesus and I'm thankful for you! ;-) I enjoy stopping by each week and our opportunities to connect in between!
    Blessings and smiles,

  8. That makes me feel so good, thank you! I am thankful for you also and our connecting. I hope you have a wonderful afternoon.


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